Play Fantasy Use your Fantasy skills to win Cash Prizes. Join or start a league today. Play Now
  • My Scores
  • Golf
  • NCAA FB
  • NHL
  • MLB
  • NFL

Hideki Matsui to be on stamps in Japan

By Matt Snyder | Baseball Writer

Former Yankees slugger -- who had a few other past-his-prime stops -- Hideki Matsui is a baseball hero back in his homeland of Japan. And now he has the stamps to prove it. Via Sanspo.com -- a Japanese sports outlet -- here are the Matsui stamps, which are produced by the Japanese postal system:

Looks like the smaller thumbs at the bottom are the actual stamps below the celebration of Matsui that is the stampbook cover, maybe? Sorry, I'm unfamiliar with the workings of the Japanese postal service. Regardless, cool feat for Godzilla.

Hat-tip: Hardball Talk

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre

mlb Video

September 30, 2014
A-Rod not guaranteed to start in 2015 (3:15)
1 September 26, 2014
Derek Jeter's emotional final game in Yankee Stadium
(6:05)
2 September 24, 2014
MLB Power Rankings and Awards: 9/24
(4:59)
3 September 23, 2014
MLB Top 10 players of the 2014 season
(5:14)

Latest

Most Popular

CBSSports.com Shop

Mens Baltimore Orioles Majestic Charcoal 2014 AL East Division Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

MLB Division Champs Gear
Get your team today
Shop Now